Skip to main content

Little grey dress (outfit post) / Siva haljinica (odjevna objava)

What to wear to a beach? This is my answer. I guess I'm just not a flip flops kind of girl. I always liked this little grey dress. I hand painted it last summer with textile paints but I'm thinking of making the print I painted a bit more visible. Or should I keep it more subtle? Decisions, decisions.... The photographs were taken despite on my way back home from the beach in Split city, Croatia.

Što nositi na plažu? Ovo je moj izbor. Valjda jednostavno nisam tip za japanke. Uvijek sam voljela ovu sivu haljinicu. Oslikala sam je sama prošlog ljeta s tekstilnim bojama, ali razmišljam o tome da ovaj uzorak napravim malo vidljivijim...ili je bolja suptilnija verzija? Odluke, odluke....Fotografije su uslikane na povratku s plaže u Splitu.















Comments

  1. Thank you, honey. After much thought, I decided not to have a normal necklace with my name, but I prefer a delegate, with the name of my blog. The idea came up and I think it worked very well. So Ive been with some of you.

    Love your outfit!! Perfect bag :D

    Get Some Inspiration With My New Post <3
    InstagramFacebook Oficial PageMiguel Gouveia / Blog Pieces Of Me :D

    ReplyDelete
  2. Cute dress, I like sandals also :-)

    ReplyDelete
  3. Its a magic place where you are!!!! Beautiful girl on the beautiful beach <3 Lovely pastel colour dress <3 Amazing pictures dear Ivana ,
    hope you have wonderful day <3

    kisses
    http://missmoonlight-pl.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  4. very beautiful look :)
    slodkieslodkieczary.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  5. Meni se baš sviđa što je crtež ovako suptilan, zbog nježne boje haljine :) Ja sam totalno tip za japanke, ili još bolje, za bose noge, čim se približim plaži, bacam sve sa sebe :)

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. i ja hodam bosa koliko god mogu, ali do plaže rijetko u japankama jer su mi neudobne.

      Delete
  6. Very nice Ivana. That dress looks ideal for the beach. Hope you had a nice day there.

    ReplyDelete
  7. It's actually a very beautiful and interesting pictures, they look so nice :)

    With love, Nastya Deutsch ♡
    http://nastyadeutsch.blogspot.ru/2015/07/my-new-hair_14.html

    ReplyDelete
  8. Nice outfit!! I love the pics you look great =)
    Lots of kisses honey
    Have a nice day ^_^

    ReplyDelete
  9. I really like this look on you :) And what a beautiful place!

    Instax mini 25 giveaway - www.mykindofjoy.com

    ReplyDelete
  10. Cute little dress! Suits you perfectly! But as I like to wear brighter colours I guess I would have made that painting on the dress more visible. Or maybe not? Sometimes I prefer all-white looks...Just as you said "decisions, decisions" :)

    ReplyDelete
  11. perfect dress for summer days :)
    http://www.francescagori.com/en_US/altaroma/

    ReplyDelete
  12. Che chic che sei in queste foto Ivana!
    Deliziosi i tuoi sandaletti! :D
    Baci!
    S
    http://s-fashion-avenue.blogspot.it

    ReplyDelete
  13. You look amazing. Great post and beautiful photos.
    I have a new post, welcome to me.

    http://odbicie-lustra.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  14. Woow Absolutely StunningXxx
    love that dress on you and the sandals

    itsjustwinnie.blogspot.co.uk/

    ReplyDelete
  15. It looks like perfect dress for the beach, I really like the color of it, you look so pretty in grey :) And personally if I were you, I would paint it more visible, because grey is perfect background for the prints :) Moreover, this beach looks stunning, I love your photos :) What's more, I see that there the weather in your country isn't as sunny as it usually should be in July, but I hope that will get better as soon as possible!

    http://crafty-zone.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  16. Suuper outfit!
    ♥Kristina
    ••• vrgov.blogspot.com •••

    ReplyDelete
  17. Wow amazing look beautiful pics http://ichbinsil.blogspot.mx
    Ichbinsil.blogspot.mx

    ReplyDelete
  18. Wow amazing look beautiful pics http://ichbinsil.blogspot.mx
    Ichbinsil.blogspot.mx

    ReplyDelete
  19. I like large and long clothes, linen and cotton.

    ReplyDelete
  20. Look maravilhoso amei
    Canal:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eNNlFtDc1-o
    Blog:http://arrasandonobatomvermelho.blogspot.com.br/

    ReplyDelete
  21. The beach! Love the sunset photos. I'm a flip-flop girl ;-) even beyond the beach (I know, it's bad but I can't help it!).

    ReplyDelete
  22. Nice dress.
    Greetings.

    NEW OUTFIT IN MY FASHION BLOG!!: http://diamondconestilopropio.blogspot.com.es/

    ReplyDelete
  23. Hello dear.

    Your dress is a real beauty, super chic lights.

    http://ichbinsil.blogspot.mx/2015/07/midas-touch.html

    ReplyDelete
  24. I'm not a flip flops girl either. You look fab ❤

    ReplyDelete
  25. This dress perfectly skims your figure, and the color is very nice on you as well, Ivana!!!

    http://fairyland111.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  26. Amazing dress :) Beautiful look! :)
    Have a good day!

    ReplyDelete
  27. I kind of like the light print. It may not pop out in photos as well, but I'm sure it looks better in person! Obvious contrast is good too. Whatever you feel makes you happy in that dress :) Heels on the beach.. that is brave! You look great.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. I can't decide...maybe I should wait till I get bored of it and then paint something else, perhaps something more obvious and contrasted.

      Thank you for your feedback.

      Delete
  28. Kudos for wearing heels on the beach. I thought that was just a Russian thing. Much as I love heels I love the feeling of sand in between my toes and the freedom of chucking the cheap flip flops aside to run into the sea for a dip!
    Love the painted dress and how lovely and long your legs look in it.
    How pretty is that plant? Very tropical. xxx

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. well, I usually take off whatever I'm wearing when I position myself on the beach itself...then like most people I go barefoot, but generally speaking I never wear any kind of flats except for sneakers.

      Delete
  29. Da znaš kako ti zavidim! ;) Sviđa mi se kako si oživjela haljinicu s malo boje i što ima džepiće, inače nikad ne znam kud bih s rukama. Ah, ti problemi hehe. Ni ja se ne bih odvajala od te žute torbe da je moja, predivna je i baš dobro ide na sve.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. da, baš zbog ovih džepova je obožavam, a nosim je i u svim sezonama jer dobro ide s tajicama (zapravo je malo i prekratka za nositi bez tajica, ali računam da je ljeti sve dopušteno)

      Delete
  30. Dear Ivana, you painted the dress so well and I agree, this is a perfect outfit for the beach! Honestly I would be very surprised to see you in flip flops :) And I recognised immediately that you took the pictures at the beach of Split, so beautiful - and so are you, too <3
    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena
    www.dressedwithsoul.com

    ReplyDelete
  31. Hi,
    So pretty pics :)

    You are welcome at www.izabielaa.blogspot.com

    Have a wonderful Day!

    ReplyDelete
  32. What great nude color!

    Come to see my new outfit post featuring the brand new online concept store "Les Toiles"!

    xoxo

    Julia from aboyeurblog.com

    ReplyDelete
  33. You look amazing.Wow you have a great figure too.

    ReplyDelete
  34. dopada mi se zuta torba!
    jako lepe fotke dopada mi se stajling!
    Isidora
    http://highheelpoodl.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  35. Nice shoes!!
    Kisses

    www.blackdressinspiration.com

    ReplyDelete
  36. Such a cute dress and sandals. Looking pretty, girl. :)

    missymayification.blogspot.co.uk

    ReplyDelete
  37. You look great.
    xoxo
    Christy

    http://www.am2pmchic.com

    ReplyDelete
  38. I love a splash of colours you did with a bag and scarf!
    great shoes as well!

    ReplyDelete
  39. Cute dress :)

    http://checkinonline.blogspot.pt/

    ReplyDelete
  40. Yes, I am not a flip-flops kind of lady either. The dress is really wonderful on you, but I love it with the green sash. Lovely splash of colour in the midst of what seems to be an overcast type of day! /Madison
    Evening Entertaining

    ReplyDelete
  41. davvero bello quest'abitino Ivana
    buon mercoledì
    un abbraccio
    tr3ndygirl fashion blog

    ReplyDelete
  42. So lovely, dear, what a nice choice for a stroll on the shore. The outfit shows off your beautiful figure and oh wow those legs!!! So exciting to see so much of them. You made my night so very fantastic :) xoxo

    All Things Bright and Lovely

    ReplyDelete
  43. You are the most dressed and most covered person in view :)) That said, i love it! Love this dress, the length on you is sexy and you just look summer chic. Heels or flip flops, you will still have to pull off the shoes anyway when you have to walk on sand. You look perfect my dear!

    http://www.thefashionstirfry.com

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. I got dressed to go home, the other were still enjoying the beach:)

      Delete
  44. Love your style, Ivana! Are you a professional model?? xoxo

    ReplyDelete
  45. This is very chic and ladylike look for the beach. I'm not a flip flops kind of girl either. I don't even own a pair cause I think they're so uncomfortable and unattractive.

    Rowena @ rolala loves

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. I do own a pair but I almost never wear them.

      Delete
  46. Haljinica ti je prelepa...a tek cipelice :) :)

    http://www.fashionpumpkin.com

    ReplyDelete
  47. Wow ! You are gorgeous ! This dress is perfect on you <3

    ReplyDelete
  48. Thank you sweetie :D It is important for me to know that you find the posts helpful because what I want most is to be able to at least get a little inspiration.

    Really love your outfit. In love with your bag :D

    NEW OUTFIT POST <3
    InstagramFacebook Oficial PageMiguel Gouveia / Blog Pieces Of Me :D

    ReplyDelete
  49. Hey dear, it's nice to see you rocking this figure in the summer. Pretty little number on you :))

    Lu | www.balgarka.co.uk

    ReplyDelete
  50. you look lovely!! love the dress...

    www.thepositivewindow.com

    ReplyDelete
  51. Ta haljinica je savšena i kao stvorena za tebe, a čini mi se i da te sandale uvek nekako začine kombinaciju :) Divna!

    ReplyDelete
  52. "What to wear to a beach?" - i love your answer...;-) i hate flips flops too. but i think you wearing a really great beach outfit. you wear the right dress for a place like this.

    and gosh, your beautiful legs - just stunning my dear!!!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. thank you dear..I was worried that this dress was too short but I think it is ok for the beach and in winter I usually wear it with tights.

      Delete

Post a Comment

All your comments mean a lot to me, even the criticism. Naravno da mi puno znači što ste uzeli vrijeme da nešto napišete, pa makar to bila i kritika. Per me le vostre parole sono sempre preziose anche quando si tratta di critiche.

Popular posts from this blog

WHAT DRESS TO CHOOSE THIS AUTUMN? SPECIAL OCCASION OUTFIT IDEAS

As I mentioned in one of my last post, I'm already thinking about what I might wear for all those festive occasions that are coming up. Autumn and Winter both have its fair share of festivities. Our social calendar can be quite busy this time of year with all the meetings, events, festivities, celebrations, family and work parties. Some of these social occasions come with a black tie dress code, so I decided to prepare some outfit ideas.  A bit of formal wear inspiration for  my readers. All of these photographs were taken the day before yesterday. We're enjoying a rather warm Autumn in Herzegovina but these outfits I'm sharing can be easily be adapted for colder weather. Just throw a warm coat or a blazer over them, and that would be that.  That's what I plan to do once it gets colder. Anyhow, all four dresses I'll be sharing with you today are from Rosegal. This is my second collaboration with this site, if you want you can have a look at my first one here. With…

How To Style A Grey Sweater Dress in Autumn? Outfit Proposal of the Day

HOW TO STYLE GREY FOR AUTUMN/WINTER?
I was just thinking how grey doesn't always get the credit it deserves. Sure, there are many enthusiasts of the colour grey, but even among those of us who like grey, there are many lessons to be learned. One of the mistakes we make when styling grey items is to forget that grey does come in so many shades. It's kind of obvious, but it's easy to focus on the classical grey tones and forget to explore this colour in all its complexity. Not to mention that styling the lighter shades of grey can be a great way to refresh our autumn/winter wardrobe. Sometimes it does seem to me that grey is one of the most underestimated colours out there. However, that all might change as grey has been trending a lot lately. For example, you can have a look at some of my runaways picks bellow. 
Neutral outfits composed of lighter shades are a great way to stay away from the typically dark outfit combos. I'm not saying there is anything wrong with dark …

Fashion Illustration Friday: Inspired by Colours of Autum

Time for another Fashion Illustration Friday talk. We'll talk autumn and share some new autumn inspired fashion illustrations & outfits. Autumn is a season with one of the most beautiful colour palettes. Just think about all those gorgeous gold and red leaves! Even the fruits of Autumn are visually stunning, for example the delicious and juicy fruits such as pomegranates and grapes. With so much to appeal to our senses, it's hard not to be appreciative of autumn. It is a stunning season indeed, so small wonder I was inspired to create some fashion art. Scroll down to see and read more. 



AUTUMN COLOUR COMBOS TO CONSIDER
Besides enjoying the colours of autumn, I sure love wearing colour in autumn, and that's what I'll write about today. Whether we're talking about accessories or clothes, a bit of colour can take us a long way. Here are some illustrated & photographed colour combos to consider.


RED AND GREEN 
Is it too early to start reaching for those festive …